The COVID-19 vaccine will not turn you into a magnet.
— Connie Schultz (@ConnieSchultz) June 11, 2021
“Republican house members had invited Sherri Tenpenny to testify in support of a bill that would weaken our state’s vaccination laws. She is a licensed doctor who is carving out quite the career for herself defying science and spreading lies about Covid-19 vaccines.
“I’m sure you’ve seen the pictures all over the internet of people who have had these shots and now they’re magnetized,” she said, out loud. “You can put a key on their forehead, it sticks. You can put spoons and forks all over and they can stick because now we think there is a metal piece to that.”
Hours later, there’s CNN’s Jake Tapper, smacking that pen to his brow.
“Nope,” he said as the pen tumbled onto his desk. “Not magnetic.”
Dr T offers an alternative, less light-hearted hypothesis.
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